The number of daily new infections peaked in mid-July, when more than 75,000 cases were reported in a single day. In some places, such as New York City, there has been a sharp and steady decline in infections as the city became the epicenter of the epidemic in April. But other areas struggled to prevent students from arriving in college cities and cases returning, and some primary and secondary schools opened their doors.
Infections in Wisconsin are largely run by young people, including college students, who are testing positive in places like Madison and La Crosse.
In Boulder County, Colo., Which had the second-highest infection rate in the state during the past week, five of the six active outbreaks at the University of Colorado Boulder were tied up with shattered and flooded homes, according to one. State Database.
Eighty-seven percent of the cases recorded Friday in La Crosse County, along the Mississippi River, were between the ages of 10 and 29. According to The Cross Tribune. That number is partly due to an infection rash at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, where about 250 people have tested positive in the last nine days and where a new home has been built. Ordered to take refuge in place last week.
There has also been a rapid increase in cases UtahWhich, for the first time, reported more than 1,000 infections on Friday.
Utah has done it recently Come under fire from Schoolteachers, who said this week that the governor and school officials had registered more than 15 positive cases between staff members and students, had failed to protect them after several schools remained open. Reported by Salt Lake Tribune.
And Montana reported more than 250 new cases on Saturday, a one-day record. In the last seven weeks, another seven days of cases have been announced in the state. The total number of cases per person in Montana, however, remains the lowest in the country.